These sharks are also know as Grey Nurse Sharks.

Sandtigers can grow up to a length of 10ft and weigh over 300lbs! They eat fish, mainly squid. There name comes from their tendency towards shoreline habitats and they are often seen trolling on the ocean floor near the shore line. They are found in warm or temperate waters of the world such as South Africa. Sandtigers are the only shark known to come to the surface to gulp air. While menacing in appearance this shark is generally considered to be harmless. The Sandtiger Shark usually swims with its mouth open but even when its mouth is closed the razor sharp teeth are still clear to see.

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